The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 78 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 21 22 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.66% 2.07% 0.90%
As % of the Applications category 8.90% 10.38% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 5
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
236 212 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 18.69% 19.96% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 172 162 137
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,350 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Project
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Essex

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Essex

MS Project
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford -1 6 £32,750 -18.12%
Brentwood -14 4 £37,500 -
Basildon +2 2 £56,250 -
Witham - 1 £35,000 -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 26 (47.27%) MS Visio
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 22 (40.00%) Project Management
2 22 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 21 (38.18%) MS Excel
4 19 (34.55%) MS Office
5 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (18.18%) Time Management
7 9 (16.36%) Degree
7 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
7 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
9 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
9 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
9 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
9 7 (12.73%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (12.73%) Change Control
10 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.91%) Document Management
11 5 (9.09%) Change Management
11 5 (9.09%) ERP
11 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
12 4 (7.27%) P3O
12 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
12 4 (7.27%) Data Mining
12 4 (7.27%) .NET
13 3 (5.45%) CISA
13 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 26 (47.27%) MS Visio
2 21 (38.18%) MS Excel
3 19 (34.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 26 (47.27%) Finance
2 9 (16.36%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.45%) Automotive
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) French Language
Job Titles
1 24 (43.64%) Analyst
2 13 (23.64%) Business Analyst
3 10 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 9 (16.36%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.09%) Head of Service Delivery
6 4 (7.27%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Process Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Business Process Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) EDI Developer
7 3 (5.45%) EDI Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Project Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (3.64%) PMO Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Project Support Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.82%) Senior Manager
9 1 (1.82%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) EDI
2 3 (5.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.82%) EMV
4 1 (1.82%) APACS
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) PRINCE2
1 22 (40.00%) Project Management
2 10 (18.18%) Time Management
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
5 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.73%) Data Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Financial Analysis
5 7 (12.73%) Change Control
6 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Document Management
7 5 (9.09%) Change Management
7 5 (9.09%) ERP
8 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
9 3 (5.45%) Web Development
9 3 (5.45%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.45%) People Management
9 3 (5.45%) GAP Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) VB
2 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.64%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.45%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) P3O
2 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.82%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) HP
2 1 (1.82%) NCR
2 1 (1.82%) VeriFone
2 1 (1.82%) Gemalto